Abortion Tweet Theater

Starring (in order of appearance) Amelia Bonow, Martha Plimpton, Ijeoma Oluo, Margaret Cho, Kirsten West Savali, Lindy West Editor: David Avallone Post Production Adviser: Allison Baker Music: Joe Shane and Jack Morer Graphics: Heidi Neurauter Camera Seattle: Brady Hall Camera Los Angeles: David Avallone Camera New York City: Kellie Overbey Camera Natchez: Dee Boyte

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It’s Time to #RestrictGunsNotAbortions

Lafayette. Aurora. Sandy Hook. Charleston. Santa Barbara. And now, Roseburg. On Thursday, October 1, a 26 year-old man walked into Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon, and opened fire, like so many times before in our recent memory. Under a spray of bullets, he took the lives of nine innocent people, five of whom were…

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Martha Plimpton’s A is For Rocks ‘Broadway Acts for Women’ at 54 Below

Martha Plimpton’s A is For Rocks ‘Broadway Acts for Women’ at 54 Below Hosted by Martha Plimpton and her advocacy nonprofit A is For, “Broadway Acts for Women” featured musical theater stars performing karaoke numbers selected by an audience bidding on various prizes. Based on the evening’s rollicking success—raising over $10,000 for the Center for…

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Martha Plimpton on Women’s Rights, Patricia Arquette’s Oscars Speech and Her Dream Karaoke Duet

Martha Plimpton on Women’s Rights, Patricia Arquette’s Oscars Speech and Her Dream Karaoke Duet From Playbill.com: “We’re trying to put a human face on this issue,” Plimpton told Playbill.com about Broadway Acts for Women. “This affects us directly. It shouldn’t just be about controlling women’s sexual lives. This is about people’s lives. I’m incredibly impressed…

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A is For Presents Broadway Acts For Women

CONTACT: Lauren Rankin, A is For, lrankin@aisfor.org Kate Bernyk, Center for Reproductive Rights, kbernyk@reprorights.org A IS FOR PRESENTS ‘BROADWAY ACTS FOR WOMEN’ STAR-STUDDED KARAOKE EVENT Event benefiting the Center for Reproductive Rights to feature Martha Plimpton, Patti LuPone, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, more New York City (4/21/2015)—Reproductive rights advocacy organization A is For is bringing together stars of…

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Clinic Escort Story Series

Are you a volunteer clinic escort who would like to share your story? A is For announces a Clinic Escort Story Series, dedicated to capturing the reality of what patients go through to access safe abortion care in the U.S. We want to hear directly from you about what you observe and experience as you…

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Cookies For Choice

For the entire month of June, Twofish Baking Company of The Sea Ranch, California and Tarts and Flours of Hackensack, NJ are helping to raise funds for A is For with Cookies For Choice! This bi-coastal collaboration is available both in store and online! A percentage of the sales from these cookies will benefit A is…

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